Google: Teach Girls Coding, Get $2,500; Teach Boys, Get $0
Equal opportunity does not mean equal outcome. Equal outcome quashes excellence as much as inequality of opportunity.
Cops Say NDA Kept Them from Notifying Courts About Cell Phone Tracking Gadget
I guess when they said that they would tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth they committed perjury since they intended to not disclose to the court.
Female Software Engineers May Be Even Scarcer Than We Thought
I thought it said Female Software Engineers May Be Even Scarier Than We Thought.
Microsoft Kills Stack Ranking
While they don't have to be ranked so strictly you're still fighting over table scraps against your own team.
If everyone surpasses expectations and achieves a good result then everyone deserves to be compensated fairly.
Competition Tests Student-Built Aerial Espionage Robots
Military money needs to be removed from education. Higher education shouldn't be a competition on how fast you can sell out the planet to fascist forces.
Just cut enough out of their budgets that they can't afford to murder goat herders for profit and plow it into real education.
Geeks need to stop giving away their power and take charge and authority over our own contribution or it will always be used against us.
I'm saying this as a former soldier.
One Year Since Assange Took Refuge in Ecuadorian Embassy
Except if you have your head out of your ass in any way, shape or form.
There are no "rape" charges. They did reopen a previously closed case where he was accused of sexual impropriety involving the use of a condom.
Rice Professor Predicts Humans Out of Work In 30 Years
This is why socialism in some form is necessary. If corporations are allowed to own these automated systems (the means of production) then corporations will be free to toss you and everyone you love in the garbage because they don't need you anymore. Why should they let you eat when it's just cutting into their profits unless they are forced to? It's either we share the wealth the workers earned or the rich getting richer and the poor get poorer will reach its obvious conclusion.
Before anyone says it, none of this has anything to do with a Soviet/Chinese style fascist state.That's just what Americans have been fooled into thinking socialism is.
N. Carolina May Ban Tesla Sales To Prevent "Unfair Competition"
Sell cakes with the constitution printed on them..give away a free car with every cake.
IAU: No, You Can't Name That Exoplanet
These guys should have nothing to say about it. It should be the person who finds it gets naming rights, they earned it. If they want to sell their rights that should be their option too.
Bin Laden Raid Member To Be WikiLeaks Witness
Corporate press has an obligation to corporate profit not public service.
This is why it's useless as a fourth branch of government.
Makerbot Cracks Down On 3D-Printable Gun Parts
They're going to delete all the plans for forks.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer: Forget the iPad, Surface Is the Tablet People Want
Yes but does it have reversi?
Meet the Robisons and Their Low-Cost RepRap Kit (Video)
Hurry the hell up I wanna download a car.
Why Forbes Says Immigrants Make Better Entrepreneurs
Sure if I wanted to sleep 10 to a room and have a physically injurious work life balance, I can eventually eek out a small chance at a marginally profitable business. All the while large portions of my money are given away to other private businesses like banks and the Fed that will use it to pay lobbyists to work against me with what I earned. It's only called the American Dream because you'd have to be asleep to believe it. -Carlin
Where are the 20 stories of people who lost their homes and families going bankrupt because of the same bankers they are working to make rich?
Some of these immigrants come from abject poverty and practical slavery. It's no small wonder that they flourish under a merely oppressive regime. It does not mean that it should be idealized into a model of how we should be living our lives. You get one life, if it's spent in misery then you wasted it.
CIOs Dismissed As Techies Without Business Savvy By CEOs
We have a completely technically inept (as in can't work his own computer) CIO.
It's like having your plumber doing brain surgery.
Google To Devs: Use Our Payment System Or Be Dropped
If the government was doing its job they'd be fined hard enough to hurt the bottom line for the shareholders. They wouldn't put up with that crap for long.
What ever happened to not being evil?
Yahoo Replaces Half Its Board of Directors
IT Pros Can't Resist Peeking At Privileged Info
I don't have time to read my own damn e-mail let alone yours.